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Congratulations Winter 2020 Graduates!

December 20, 2020 School of Music

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An online celebration featuring remarks from our director and a personal message to each graduate.

UMD's Virtual Commencement Ceremony

The university will host a campus-wide virtual commencement ceremony on Sunday, December 20, 2020 at 1 p.m. Streamed live across multiple platforms, the ceremony will include an official commencement address from three-time Olympian and Olympic Gold Medalist Dominique Dawes ’02. Degrees will be officially conferred during this ceremony. 

The ceremony will be livestreamed starting at 1 p.m. on as well as on the UMD Facebook and YouTube channels. Closed captioning will be provided.

ARHU's Virtual Commencement Ceremony

Immediately following the main campus-wide virtual commencement ceremony, the College of Arts and Humanities will host a separate ceremony for ARHU graduates at and on the college’s YouTube channel. It will feature remarks from Dean Bonnie Thornton Dill, messages from graduates and the names of all ARHU graduates. Closed captioning will be provided.

School of Music Online Celebration

Our faculty members have written special congratulatory messages for each of our graduates to send you off on the next chapter of your lives. All students were given the opportunity to provide a photo if they chose to do so. Congratulations to all of our 2020 music graduates!

Share Your Favorite Memories

The university is calling on graduates to share photos, videos and messages of memories, experiences and hope with fellow Terps using the hashtags #UMDgrad, #IAmARHU and #HearTheTurtle. Tag us at @TerpsMusic as the School of Music would love to share your graduation posts!